Welshpool Mid Wales Airport lies in the beautiful Severn valley and is on the edge of some of the most stunning open flying country anywhere in the UK.
Developed from the 1990s onwards, the airport is now a home for numerous business and light aircraft. It is also the base for the Mid Wales Air Ambulance. Here you can get lessons and gain a licence flying helicopters, fixed wing aircraft and microlights. You could also just come along and watch the comings and goings of a busy general aviation hub.
Wales Mountain Flying 2015
The wonderful countryside of Mid-Wales is a great place to visit for the weekend, whether you are flying over or flying in. Snowdonia and Lake Vyrnwy are a short flight away while those landing at Welshpool have Powis Castle and many beautiful country homes on their doorstep,
Phoenix Helicopters from Blackbushe visited us as part of their Wales Mountain Flying 2015, with seven Robinson helicopters flying in convoy.
For information on how to make the most of your visit to Mid-Wales, give us a call.
Photography by Brian Nicholas